Feb. 1, 2012
-- The world famous gaming notebook, mainboard and graphic card manufacturer MSI will be officially sponsoring the Portuguese Association K1ck eSports Club, in an effort to develop even further both the brand and the Electronic Sports in Portugal. Sharing common interests, ideals and a gaming passion, MSI and K1ck will put in motion some innovative projects in the area, thus extending the good relations between them.
K1ck began its activity in the late nineties, setting a high standard and an example in the Portuguese Gaming Community. Since September 2005 that K1ck eSports Club is a legal and registered Association, with many titles conquered in the heat of many battles. Spreading all around Europe with different teams from different countries, their main targets are still Portugal and also Spain, having a glorious present and past composed by many top teams in both countries.
Tiago Teixeira, from MSI Sales and Channel Management in Portugal, produced the following statement regarding this partnership:
“MSI sponsoring K1ck is the natural outcome of the brand's marketing strategy in Portugal, which, after an intense 2011 in getting the products available to the consumers, now wishes 2012 to be the consolidation year as number one in laptops and components for the national gamer. For that to come true, MSI will develop the best Portuguese partnerships, and K1ck have shown us an ambitious project, packed with conquests that will help us to project the excellence of our brand and the will to triumph.” K1ck eSports Club Chairman Pedro Fernandes thinks that “this is indeed a great day for our Club as it is with the utmost pleasure that we welcome this partnership with such a great brand in the computer industry. MSI will surely help us take the next step towards the fulfilment or our goals in the Electronic Sports world.”
MSI can be found at http://www.msi.com
K1ck eSports Club can be found at http://www.k1ck.com